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Basti, Dec 2 : Three criminals were arrested by Purani Basti police on charges of extortion from a businessman.
Superintendent of Police Ashish Srivastava said that on November 26, criminals had demanded Rs 10 lakhs from businessman Praduman Kumar Gupta, a resident of Purani Basti police station area. After receiving the information, a police team was formed to arrest the involved criminals.
The criminals were found to be in possession of illegal weapons including two country-made pistols, two live cartridges and a stolen mobile phone.
The arrested criminals have been identified as Neeraj Patwa, Bhola Nishad, and Shravan Patwa by the police.